HIV Long-Term Survivors Day

June 5

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates that at the end of 2016, 1.1 million people in the United States were living with HIV. Many of these people have been living with HIV for many years.

Treatment with HIV medicines called HIV Antiretroviral Therapy (ART).

June 5 is a day set aside each year to honor long-term survivors of HIV and to raise awareness of their needs, issues, and journeys. To learn more, browse the ClinicalInfo HIV Long-Term Survivors Day webpage.

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The U.S. Government Observes HIV Long-Term Survivors Day

HIV Long-Term Survivors Day Webpage:

HIV/AIDS-Related Research

NIH Strategic Plan for HIV and HIV-Related Research, from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Office of AIDS Research (OAR): The Plan describes NIH research priorities to prevent, treat, and eventually cure HIV/AIDS.

HIV/AIDS-Related Clinical Trials: Use the ClinicalInfo clinical trial search tool to find HIV-related research studies. Call ClinicalInfo at 1-800-448-0440 for assistance with your clinical trials search.

Additional Information and Resources

Browse the following links to find information for people living with HIV, including HIV long-term survivors.

From CDC:

From the National Library of Medicine’s AIDSource: